Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note4

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

5.1 inches
5.7 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 432 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 386 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels, 515 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

69.76 %
74.78 %
74.39 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 5433

Processor:

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400, 32-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 20 nm

GPU:

Adreno 330
Adreno 330
Mali-T760 MP6

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

32GB
64GB
32GB, available to use: 24 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDHC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4, 4.3)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

2800 mAh
3200 mAh
3220 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

16 MP (BSI sensor, PDAF)
13 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
16 MP (OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

HDR, Continuous autofocus, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Continuous autofocus, Video light, EIS, Video calling
OIS, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

2.1 MP
2 MP
3.7 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
2560x1440 (QHD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm)
5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches (151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm)
6.04 x 3.09 x 0.33 inches (153.5 x 78.6 x 8.5 mm)

Weight:

5.11 oz (145.0 g)
5.93 oz (168.0 g)
6.21 oz (176.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP67

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (swipe)
Fingerprint (swipe)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys, Interchangeable covers, Notification light
Stylus, Interchangeable covers
Notification light, Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gold, Blue, White
Black, Pink, White
Black, Gold, Pink, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes
Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

MHL
DLNA, MHL
DLNA, MHL, MirrorLink

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0
4.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging, Video out
Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device
Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device

HDMI:

Yes
Yes
Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Gesture, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Gesture, Barometer

Other:

NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

T3
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 07, 2013
Sep 05, 2014

FCC ID value:

A3LSMN9005
A3LSMN910C

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.24 W/kg
0.17 W/kg

Body:

0.72 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.07 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg
1.08 W/kg

EU SAR:

Head:

0.29 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 24, 2014
Sep 04, 2013
Sep 03, 2014
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